Winter Climbing forum

Snow/Ice routes & conditions
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From Scottish gullies to Rjukan ice falls, this is the forum to discuss everything involved with winter climbing. Conditions, what's in and what's not, avalanche risk, recommended routes plus accounts of your exploits.
For a list of all the routes climbed in the last few days have a look at our UK Winter Conditions Page.

Wild camping + easy mountaineering (Coruisk/Knoydart etc)?11634
Point 5 Gully Ben Nevis102,506
Allt a'Mhuilinn Parking Ben Nevis?11683
Conditions in Brecon Beacons6577
Winter Approach Video9726
post box gully sgorr ruadh1193
U22 Ice Climbing World Championship-122
Was that you having an epic?141,913
Fiacaill Buttress Abseil Approach1339
Brown Cove Left Branch vs Central Gully4483
Duel with An Teallach81,351
Prognosis for the season5646
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 6th February 201461,897
Aonach egach traverse1440
Beinn Udlaidh today (Sunday)4659
Slovenia winter climbing4229
Ben Lui (Argyll)4476
Cham ice report2403
3 days in the Lakes - give me some routes!!!141,082
UKC Skye conditions report 6 Feb 2014-293
Working out slope gradient from map10489
Lake District Accomidation next weekend5259
Grade III/IV 6807
Conditions in the fannichs?-230
great end/ red tarn conditions-352
Rjukan from 10th Feb Lift needed-114
Any Ice Up North?101,793
ski helmets for winter climbing?12957
Anyone Have a Ben Lomond Topo?11739
Tips on Cold hands833,122
Inspiration please?4652
Homemade Abalakov threader121,242
rjukan conditions anyone..?835,455
Gavarnie Conditions1214
John Cunningham climbing the Ben 1976231,789
Legend on Aonach Eagach Ridge11,282
Arrochar Alps conditions? 302,835
La Grave, Ecrins conditions-258
The Shroud Ben Nevis there?71,319
Any suggestions1320
Scottish route with a caving pitch6595
Ice climbing: when the column collapses -578
Scottish winter vs dry tooling grading3550
Tri Cams281,300
Arrochar conditions3380
Glyders winter conditions1438
a quick question from a newb :)5604
Lliwedd in winter14609
Cairngorms Conditions3941
UKC Winter conditions report Cairngorms 24th Jan31,546
Winter Scrambling101,247
UKC Winter Conditions report. Skye January 26th51,055
Mam Tor gully's in . 3573
Beinn Dearg - Coire Ghranda6638
Cogne Saturday.4332
Glen Clova conditions4558
West Coast, CIC Hut Week.1428
SCNL Today (Tues 28)91,398
UKC/UKH Winter Conditions Report - Ben Nevis 30th January 2014-611

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